Tag Archives: Anti-Muslim sentiment

07May/16

Far right candidate turns his back as London elects first Muslim mayor

Sadiq Khan begins first full day as mayor of London after a landslide victory. Far right candidate, Paul Golding, turned his back on Khan as he gave his victory speech after becoming the first Muslim to head a major Western capital.

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06Feb/16

First anti-Islam PEGIDA march in UK

The German anti-immigration and anti-Islam group, PEGIDA, holds its first official march in the United Kingdom, as several thousand of its supporters also turn out in Germany’s Dresden. Gavino Garay reports.
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18Jul/15

Reclaim Australia supporters and anti-racism protesters hold Melbourne rallies

Hundreds of police separate Reclaim Austraila supporters and anti-racism protesters during rallies in the city of Melbourne.

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04May/15

CAIR condemns Texas attack, but says group behind Mohammad cartoon contest aims for “cheap publicity”

Spokesman for Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) says group that exhibited caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad have “made a career of promoting inflammatory hate rhetoric and hoping to provoke some response from Muslims.”
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